Insider Trading Alert - PENN, IBKR And LTM Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, July 29, 2014, 47 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $78.75 to $218,315,098.42.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Penn National Gaming (PENN) - FREE Research Report

Snowden Jay A, who is EVP-Chief Operating Officer at Penn National Gaming, bought 11,500 shares at $10.34 on July 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the EVP-Chief Operating Officer owned 21,306 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 117.28% with the 11,500-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $10.57, up $0.23, or 2.2% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Penn National Gaming go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 20,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 780
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 75,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 780
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 75,451
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 16,717

The average volume for Penn National Gaming has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Penn National Gaming has a market cap of $822.9 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 27.22% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Penn National Gaming, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns and manages gaming and pari-mutuel properties in the United States and Canada. The company is involved in gaming on slot machines and table games. It operates through three segments: Midwest, East/West, and Southern Plains. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1%. Currently, there are 9 analysts who rate Penn National Gaming a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Penn National Gaming as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been a generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Penn National Gaming Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR) - FREE Research Report

Galik Milan, who is SVP Software Development at Interactive Brokers Group, sold 1,800 shares at $22.54 on July 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the SVP Software Development owned 752,717 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 0.24% with the 1,800-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $23.11, up $0.57, or 2.49% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Interactive Brokers Group go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 14,400
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 27,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 64,800

The average volume for Interactive Brokers Group has been 375,600 shares per day over the past 30 days. Interactive Brokers Group has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the financial sector and financial services industry. Shares are down 5.92% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. operates as an automated electronic broker and market maker. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.76%. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.5. Currently, there are 2 analysts who rate Interactive Brokers Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Interactive Brokers Group as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, reasonable valuation levels, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Interactive Brokers Group Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Life Time Fitness (LTM) - FREE Research Report

Eugster Jack W, who is Director at Life Time Fitness, bought 5,000 shares at $39.05 on July 29, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 33,280 shares meaning that the stake was boosted by 17.68% with the 5,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $40.10, up $1.05, or 2.63% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Life Time Fitness go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 4-Week # shares sold: 13,439
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 17,314
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 1,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 27,834

The average volume for Life Time Fitness has been 844,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Life Time Fitness has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 16.38% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Life Time Fitness, Inc. designs, builds, and operates sports and athletic, professional fitness, family recreation, and spa centers. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.3. Currently, there are 4 analysts who rate Life Time Fitness a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Life Time Fitness as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Life Time Fitness Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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